safety management News

  • Safety Management Trends of 2013

    Challenges and opportunities shaped the occupational safety management landscape in 2013. Results of an earlier survey showed that safety professionals were cautiously optimistic as they braced themselves for another year of heavier workloads, international duties, and more pressing safety concerns. Let’s take a look at the safety management trends that defined the previous year… How ...


    By 360training.com, Inc.

  • Driving Improvements in Safety Management Webinar

    One of the most critical components of your business is ensuring the safety of your employees. This isn’t just a requirement from a compliance perspective, it also ensures you aren’t exposed to undue risk and that your corporate performance is maximized. But managing this information can be overwhelming, particularly if you have multiple locations or a mobile workforce that is ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Management, safety cited for radiation release

    Poor management, an eroding safety culture, ineffective maintenance and a lack of proper oversight are being blamed for a radiation release that contaminated 21 workers and shuttered the federal government's nuclear waste dump two months ago in southeastern New Mexico. The series of shortcomings are identified in a report to be ...


    By Associated Press

  • Intelex discusses Oil and Gas safety management in ISHN

    As in other high-risk sectors, workplace safety is of utmost importance in the Oil and Gas industry, where the smallest of near-misses and at-risk behaviours can result in devastating consequences for frontline workers, not to mention catastrophic environmental impacts. In light of this, it's hard to believe some oil and gas companies still rely on archaic, paper-based systems for EHS management. ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regarding Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO ...


    By EHS Insight

  • New EI publications to support process safety management

    The Energy Institute (EI) has released five new publications to further support effective process safety management across the energy sector and allied industries. Process safety management (PSM) is vital in ensuring the safe and continued operations in major accident hazard organisations. Previous incidents have shown that a holistic understanding of the many factors of PSM is required ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • ISHM is Looking for Safety and Health Management Professionals

    The ISHM is looking for safety and health professionals to join the ranks of the organization’s prominent certificate holders.  The ISHM administers the prestigious Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) certification program and the Associate Safety and Health Manager (ASHM) designation.   Professionals who distinguish their qualifications through the CSHM and ASHM programs ...

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regardingOccupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO 45001 will ...


    By EHS Insight

  • HazTek, Inc. highlights the benefits of contractor safety management

    Bruce Henderson, Principal and COO of HazTek, Inc., discussed the “Benefits of Contractor Safety Management” with the Northern New Jersey Federal Safety & Health Council at their quarterly meeting held on December 3rd, 2008 in Lyndhurst, NJ. Citing the risks associated with multiple contractors on construction sites, Bruce outlined how to reduce accidents and illnesses by identifying ...


    By HazTek, Inc

  • A Head for Safety

    Progressive Technical Services Ltd, one of the UK's most experienced and fastest growing industrial and environmental services company has invested in an emergency ID system that works by storing personal health information on the hard hats of all operational staff. Richard Kay, Managing Director said: “Each member of staff is given his or her own ICE – In Case of Emergency – ...

  • Job Safety Analysis and Safety Alerts

    When you're working on the field, always remember to apply best practices and job safety analysis (JSA) to ensure a safe workplace. Below are insights into the JSA process, and how it helps manage occupational incidents. ...


    By EHS Insight

  • Affordable, small business safety learning management solutions, from noodleStream

    SafetySkills™ Direct allows small businesses to experience the benefit online safety training and a learning management system without having to purchase or install software. “Consumers have smartened up. Whether you’re looking for online safety training or music for your iPhone, there are a million companies that all claim to be your end-all solution,” said Trey Greene, CEO of ...


    By SafetySkills

  • ALS Environmental Successfully Renew Health Safety and Environmental Management Certification

    ALS Environmental Ltd are pleased to announce the renewal of our ISO14001 and OSHAS18001 Health Safety and Environmental Management Certification following successful audits conducted at our Coventry and Wakefield laboratories. ALS has retained third party certification for our environmental management systems demonstrating compliance to internationally recognised standards.   The ...


  • Metal salvage recycler`s safety failures cited in death of maintenance manager

    A 52-year-old maintenance manager died of head and neck injuries after being struck by a forklift at metal recycling facility in Waukesha. Working without head protection, the man was hoisting an oxygen cylinder onto the forklift when the accident occurred. U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration found his employer, Waukesha Iron & ...

  • New guide to managing mobile workers’ safety, health and security

    Managing the safety, health and security of mobile workers: an occupational safety and health practitioner's guide outlines the aspects of safety, health and security for which organisations should take responsibility when they have workers travelling for work, or on international assignments. The publication, developed jointly by the International SOS Foundation and the Institution of ...

  • Establish, Maintain and Improve Health and Safety Programs with New Online Management Service

    The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has developed a new online occupational health and safety management service, OSH Wise, designed to help organizations establish, maintain and improve their health and safety programs while meeting their legislative responsibilities. The OSH Wise management service can help small to medium sized organizations establish a health and ...

  • Energy Institute introduces a new series of process safety management guidance

    Process safety management (PSM) is vital in ensuring the safe and efficient running of operations in major accident hazard organisations. There is a need for further understanding of each of the elements of PSM to help ensure and measure performance - an area the Energy Institute (EI) is addressing through a new series of publications. Guidance on meeting expectations of EI Process safety ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Severn Trent Services Maintain Health and Safety Management System Accreditation

    Severn Trent Services are pleased to announce our OHSAS18001:2007, Health and Safety Management System certification has completed the first assessment of the current three-year certification plan. A recent audit conducted at our Coventry site by BSI, a leading global provider of standards, management systems, business improvement and regulatory approval information, successfully ...


  • Safety & Health Management Professionals Identified through CSHM and ASHM Designations

    The Institute for Safety and Health Management (ISHM) is a credentialing organization founded to promote the establishment of professional standards for those functioning as safety and health managers in the work environment. It exists to promote the establishment of standards for the profession and recognizes safety and health management professionals who, through education, demonstrated ...

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you